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6th United States Infantry
Army USA
Corps 5
Division 2
Brigade 1
Commander Capt. Levi C. Bootes
Location Ayres Avenue, Houck's Ridge
Five Companies
Captain Levi C. Bootes Commanding

July 2. Arrived in the morning and took position near the line of the Twelfth Corps. The Regiment with the Brigade moved from the right to the left of the line and at 5 P. M. advanced across Plum Run near Little Round Top and supported the Second Brigade in its advance to the crest of the rocky wooded hill beyond and facing to the left engaged the Confederates but retired under a deadly fire on both flanks and from the rear after the Confederates got possession of the Wheatfield in the rear of the Brigade and took position on Little Round Top.

July 3. Remained in same position.

July 4. The Regiment with the Brigade made a reconnaissance and developed a force of the Confederate infantry and artillery in front.

Casualties Killed 4 Men Wounded 1 Officer and 39 Men

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